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Jean Sirven documents concerning the steel industry,; 1728.

Title:
Jean Sirven documents concerning the steel industry, 1728.
Abstract:
4 related documents tied together with ribbon: the first is a letter written after November 1728 to the contrôleur général des finances (position held by Michel-Robert Le Peletier Des Forts, 1726-1730), signed by Jean Sirven, in which he reviews the history of his privilege to manufacture steel, originally granted by Louis XV in 1716, and introduces the attached documents. Attached are a report by Pierre Joseph Doucet, representative of the intendant of the department of Vienne, on a visit in November 1728 to Sirven's operation; a copy of a record of a payment made by Le Peletier des Forts to Sirven in March 1728, with a signature by Sirven attesting to the accuracy of the copy; and a copy of an order for a payment to be made to Sirven in January 1728, with a signature by Sirven attesting to the accuracy of the copy.
Coverage:
France
Creator:
Sirven, Jean.
Date:
Louis XV, 1715-1774.
Description:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg & Barbara Brizdle Manuscript Initiative.
Format:
1 item (5 leaves)
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn798129810; (OCoLC)798129810; (PU)5783309-penndb-Voyager
Language:
In French.
Provenance:
Formerly owned by Hans Peter Kraus, as part of ms. 836.; Formerly owned by John D. Stanitz (Cleveland, Ohio), as part of Ms. 11.; Acquired by Lawrence J. Schoenberg with other Stanitz manuscripts, Sept. 1997.; Deposit by Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2012.; Gift of Barbara Brizdle Schoenberg, 2016.
Relation:
http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/366278
Subject:
Technology -- Early works to 1800.; Steel industry and trade -- France -- History -- 18th century.; Manuscripts, French; 18th century.; Manuscripts, European.
Type:
Manuscripts
Personal Name:
Le Peletier Des Forts, Michel-Robert,; Kraus, Hans Peter,; Stanitz, John D.,; Schoenberg, Lawrence J.,
Rights:
http://rightsstatements.org/page/NoC-US/1.0/?
Call Number:
LJS 180
Collection:
Industrial History Letters and Documents.; Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection (University of Pennsylvania)